Thursday, 18 December 2014

Presented the petition to make it safer for children crossing roads to get to #Theale Primary School to the #WestBerks Council's Executive meeting this evening

I presented the petition to make it safer for children crossing roads to get to Theale Primary School to the WestBerks Council's Executive meeting this evening. It had 138 signatures. Thank you to everyone for signing it!

Alan Macro
Councillor for Theale









Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Please sign petition to Improve Safety for ‪#‎Theale‬ Primary Schoolchildren Crossing Roads to get to School

Please sign my petiton to Improve Safety for ‪#‎Theale‬ Primary Schoolchildren Crossing Roads to get to School:

We, the undersigned, petition the Council to Improve Safety for Theale Primary Schoolchildren Crossing Roads to get to School

We call upon West Berkshire Council to improve road safety for schoolchildren crossing Church Street and Englefield Road to get to and from Theale C of E Primary School by imposing 20MPH limits past the school accesses and:
  • Install speed tables on the crossings, and
  • Employ school crossing patrols (lollipop persons) or
  • Install traffic-light controlled crossings
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Alan Macro
Councillor for Theale
www.theale.org.uk

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Petition raised for improving safety for children crossing roads to get to #Theale Primary School

Collected almost 60 signatures asking for improved safety for children crossing roads to get to #Theale Primary School today. I will be collecting more signatures at the Englefield Road entrance tomorrow at around 3pm

Alan Macro
Councillor for Theale
www.theale.org.uk

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Motorbike stolen from garden shed in Meadow Way

Meadow Way, Theale,  9th December 01:30-07:30 – Overnight on Tuesday a garage at the end of the garden has been broken into and a motor bike stolen.

www.neighbourhoodalert.co.uk/da/95672

Sunday, 7 December 2014

Planning committee to decide proposal for 27 retirement flats behind #Theale High Street Wednesday evening

Planning application 14/02110/FULEXT to build 27 retirement flats on the land behind 40-58 High Street will be heard by the Eastern Area Planning Committee on Wednesday evening (10th December)..

People who object to the plan will be able to speak at the committee meeting for a total of five minutes. Anyone who wants to speak needs to inform the Council's planning department on 01635 519111 before 4pm on Tuesday 9th December.

The meeting will start at 6:30pm and will be held at:

The Calcot Centre
Highview (off Royal Avenue)
Calcot
RG31 4XD

This application is the first one on the agenda.

The plans for the application can be viewed by clicking here.

Alan Macro
Councillor for Theale
West Berkshire Council
www.theale.org.uk

New plan for IKEA Calcot store received

West Berkshire Council has now received the new plan for the proposed IKEA store in Pincents Lane, Calcot. The proposal is now for a two-storey store, rather than the original three-storey one.

This is how they think that the store will appear from Theale after planned trees have been growing for 15 years:


The application number is 14/03032/COMIND.

The full set of plans can be viewed here.

Alan Macro
Councillor for Theale
West Berkshire Council


Thursday, 4 December 2014

No buses through #Theale after 3pm Sat - use temp bus stop at station

No buses through #Theale after 3pm Sat - use temp bus stop at station instead

Theale High Street will be closed 3pm to 11pm on Saturday 6th December for the Christmas Lights Event. Buses will divert via Brunel Road and call at a temporary bus stop opposite Theale station. Bus stops in the High Street, Church Street and The Green will not be served by buses after 3pm


Alan Macro
Councillor for Theale
West Berkshire Council